Killy was born in Hoodriver Oregon and grew up in Summit County. She currently lives outside of Silverthorne on Green Mountain Reservoir. She has been involved in working with animals her whole life, and had a 3 year long internship at Summit County Animal Shelter in Frisco. Her passion for helping animals has been there since she was a little girl, even then hoping one day to work with any and all animals. Killy’s hobbies include building Long boards in her shop, skiing, music, and traveling with her dog Harley and family dog Jack.